Cheba Pelham was the fifth child of ten children born to John Mathias Pelham and Emma Pennianh Caskey. Cheba lived 15 days. Family story goes that she was born healthy but died of the flu/cough. She is buried in Parker cemetery next to her family.
her siblings are as follows: Lula Pelham(1884-1885) William Lawrence Pelham (1886-1902) Nora Alice Pelham (1889-1952) - Married Julian Walling Dora G. Pelham (1892-1975) - Married Ray Wells Ward Culberson Pelham (1898 - 1955) Pos Sam Houston Pelham (16 Aug 1902 - 19 Aug 1902) Ottis Jack Pelham (1905- 1983) - Married Annie Leta Dean Travis L. Pelham (1907-1962) - Married Mary Kathryn Dear Atmar Pelham (1912-1993) - Married Margie Benton Vickery